Fourth-Quarter Engineering Journal Now Available

The fourth-quarter 2016 issue of AISC’s Engineering Journal is now available at You can view, download and print the current digital edition.

Articles in this issue include:

  • “Stability of Rectangular Connection Elements” by Bo Dowswell

  • “Dynamic Shear Strength of Riveted Structural Connections” by Christopher P. Rabalais and C. Kennan Crane
  • “Updates to Expected Yield Stress and Tensile Strength Ratios for Determination of Expected Member Capacity in the 2016 AISC Seismic Provisionsby Judy Liu
  • “Steel-Concrete Composite Beams at Ambient and Elevated Temperatures” by Judy Liu

You can search the complete EJ archive at Current and past articles are free to AISC members and ePubs subscribers; non-AISC members may subscribe to EJ at the AISC bookstore.

Is there a steel design topic that you would like to see addressed in more detail? EJ is always looking for ideas for papers. Authors interested in submitting papers should contact Margaret Matthew, editor, at See the author guidelines.